Pickle: The Flavor of the Moment

My better half and I were consuming dill pickle-flavored pork skins, when I broke the news to her that fast-food chain Sonic had actually simply introduced a brand-new pickle-flavored slushie. ” I believe,” she stated sagely, “we’ve reached peak pickle.” The next early morning I was still laughing to myself about her remark, when I Read more about Pickle: The Flavor of the Moment[…]

The Roots of Punk Drinking Songs

The last time we took a look at Finnegan’s Wake ” (as mentioned in our previous short article) to Virginia O’Brien’s jaunty toe-tapper, “ Drunk ,” Jimmy Liggins’s significant military-spec floor-pounder from 1953. My preferred example, nevertheless, is “Peter and Paul,” a 1931 rarity by the Gene Kardos Orchestra that is both hotter than a Read more about The Roots of Punk Drinking Songs[…]

Drinking Like Bugsy Siegel in Vegas New Mob Museum

The location appears familiar even if you’ve never ever been here. You stroll down a set of charmless concrete actions along an enforcing structure to an unmarked basement door. You knock. A metal slot about the size of pencil box slides open quickly, and a set of eyes peers out. You make the cut; the Read more about Drinking Like Bugsy Siegel in Vegas New Mob Museum[…]